3 hrs ago
Donate to toy drives
Bartell Drugs is collecting holiday gifts for children in need during the 10th annual Salvation Army Toy 'N' Joy drive.
7 hrs ago
Public safety, additional staff highlight 2014 budget
The Newcastle City Council wrapped up its 2014 budget deliberations in early December, finishing a process that began with a July retreat, and ends with a sizable projected surplus.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Library celebrates first anniversary
Newcastle residents waited years for their own library, enduring setback after setback, so when it finally opened its doors Dec. 8, 2012, the community turned out in droves.
Test your Newcastle history knowledge - Part 4
In 2012, Mayor Rich Crispo compiled a list of 120 questions that highlighted the history of Newcastle.
City investigates mysterious oil spill in highlands neighborhood
BA mysterious spill caused a light coating of gasoline or oil to cover streets in the Newcastle Highlands neighborhood Nov. 12. Newcastle Public Works Department crews enacted spill response procedures, which included containment of the material, prevention from entering storm drains and cleanup.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Reminder: Renton will unveil new school designs Dec. 5
Contributed by Renton School District The public is invited to view the latest artist rendering of the middle school in Newcastle at a 6:30 p.m. Dec. 5 public meeting.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Newcastle fire displaces four
A residential fire in Newcastle caused about $80,000 worth of damage and displaced four people in the early morning hours of Nov. 28. The Bellevue Fire Department arrived in less than four minutes to find fire extending from the outside of the single family residence in the 7000 block of 123 Avenue Southeast into the attic.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Renton to unveil new middle school designs Dec. 5
Contributed by the Renton School District The public is invited to view the latest artist renderings of the middle school in Newcastle at a Dec. 5 public meeting.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Sweet Decadence will relocate to The Landing in Renton
"Moving to The Landing makes sense for the business," she said in a statement. "The Landing offers a location that's located just off I-405.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
And the Diamond Award goes to
The 2013 Newcastle Chamber of Commerce's Diamond Awards ceremony was all about the glitz and glamour, as the annual community celebration switched to an evening affair Nov. 13. Several outstanding community members walked away with the coveted award, in a night dedicated to recognizing the people that go above and beyond in their dedication to the ... (more)
Snoqualmie Valley Record
Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce's next lunch includes look at new website
What's being touted as a casual, productive luncheon for the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce begins at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Chamber to celebrate community with Nov. 13 Diamond Awards
By Christina Corrales-Toy The 2012 Diamond Award recipients pose with their new hardware at The Golf Club at Newcastle Nov. 14. The Golf Club at Newcastle is set to literally roll out the red carpet for the Newcastle Chamber of Commerce's Diamond Awards Nov. 13. The annual ceremony that recognizes top community contributors will be an evening ... (more)
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Love of books sparks Sammamish woman's idea
The idea of the Little Free Library was started four years ago, and although there's an estimated 10,000 branches worldwide, the city of Sammamish didn't have one of the neighborhood book exchanges until late September.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
John Drescher takes big lead in City Council's only contested race
By Christina Corrales-Toy John Drescher and his wife Sally react after seeing that Drescher took a commanding lead in the Newcastle City Council race as the first batch of results were released Nov. 5 John Drescher celebrated Election Day with friends and family, packed to the rim in The Wooly Toad at The Golf Club at Newcastle.